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Hip-Hop Songs That Sampled Video Games

September 25, 2008

The Examiner put together a list of the "Top 10 Hip-Hop Songs that Sampled a Video Game."   I personally never been a fan of video game samples (always felt they were a little cheap), but the skill behind joints like Oh No‘s "The Ride" and Percee P’s "2 Brothers From The Gutter" can’t be forgotten.

Check the complete article.

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{ 6 comments… read them below or add one }

Cai September 25, 2008 at 12:56 pm

man that sounds so clear bro…


trash jackson September 25, 2008 at 1:38 pm

“2 brothers…” is GENIUS.


Heinsain Swagger September 25, 2008 at 2:01 pm

i did the same thing.

Jay-Z chorus, video game references, 16 bit sample.

check the song “play it 2 play it” on


BOAC September 25, 2008 at 8:42 pm

2B1 RECORDS – 1997


Rafferty September 27, 2008 at 7:15 pm

ha ha “a little cheap” uh-oh…


Presoh August 9, 2016 at 12:28 am

I was trying to find that BOAC track but I couldn’t remember the name of the artist. I thought it was Ugly Duckling and searched all over. Finally got to hear it again. Reminds me of cruising around LA in the homie’s car playing mix-tapes on a boombox.


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